From the Iliad to the Odyssey: A Retelling in Prose of Quintus of Smyrna’s Posthomerica
By David Bruce
Published: February 18, 2013.
Quintus of Smyrna told the story of the Trojan War from the burial of Hector until the Greeks set sail for home after the fall of Troy. In other words, he told the story of the Trojan War from the end of the Iliad to when Odysseus sets sail for home in the Odyssey after Troy has fallen.